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Welcome Rev. Jennifer Gutierrez

Welcome Rev. Jennifer Gutierrez The Museum of Social Justice is pleased to announce the appointment of our new Executive Director, Rev. Jennifer Gutierrez, as of May 1st.  Rev. Gutierrez was an integral part in saving the La Plaza United Methodist Church from being acquired by the city of Los Angeles by negotiating for a long-term […]

May 2017

May Birthdays

Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who was born in June and should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to […]

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Con Safos: Reflections of Life in the Barrio – Founding Members

Museum of Social Justice & UCLA History Corps Intern, Franklin Spencer had the opportunity to speak with two of the original founding members of Con Safos: Reflections of Life the Barrio magazine, Antonio Gomez (left) and editor-in-chief, Arturo Flores (center).  Spencer (right) gained a firsthand view of the Moratorium and the death of Los Angeles […]

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Con Safos: Reflections of Life in the Barrio

The Museum of Social Justice thanks Pierre’s Fine Carpentry and Eddie Avila for their generosity of this beautifully crafted bench. It provides a perfect space for visitors to sit, take in the current exhibition, and to read the magazines and publication of Con Safos: Reflections of Life in the Barrio.

March Notable Figures 2017

March Birthdays

Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who was born in April and should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to […]

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February Birthdays

Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who was born in March and should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to […]

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Con Safos: Reflections of Life in the Barrio (February 6, 2017- August , 2017)

Museum of Social Justice presents a  NEW EXHIBITION   Con Safos: Reflections of Life in the Barrio February 6, 2017- August , 2017 Con Safos Magazine was a leading Chicano literary journal that emerged in the late 1960’s to the 1970’s in the East Los Angeles Barrio. Con Safos Magazine offered a Chicano first voice […]

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January Birthdays

Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who was born in February and should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to […]

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December Birthdays

Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who was born in January and should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to […]

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5th Annual Tardeada/Exhibition Opening Thank you

The Board of Directors of the Museum of Social Justice would like to express our gratitude to everyone who attended our annual Tardeada and exhibition opening on October 22, 2016. We sincerely appreciate the support of all our guests, volunteers, and our honorees. The Goodwill: Its Founding and History in Southern California exhibit is now […]

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November Birthdays

Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who was born in December and should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to […]

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October Birthdays

Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who was born in November and should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to […]